November 30, 2022

Town Topics Sports Wins 2 NJSPJ Awards

Town Topics Sports Editor Bill Alden has won two 2022 New Jersey Society of Professional Journalists (NJ-SPJ) Excellence in Journalism Awards.

Alden was awarded first place for the Best Sports Feature in the Garden State Division for his story, “PU Grad Student Snyder Headed to Tokyo Paralympics, Moving to Triathlon After Dominating Swimming Event,” published on August 25, 2021.

He earned second place in the same category for his story, “Espousing Values of Kindness, Always Doing Your Best, Beloved Coach DiGregorio Touched Countless Lives,” published on October 20, 2021.